News related to cryptocurrency regulations in different countries.
SEC Sues Crypto Exchange Binance
Reading Time: < 1 minute The US Securities and Exchange Commission instituted a lawsuit against the world’s largest crypto exchange, Binance, and its founder Changpeng Zhao.
EU: Companies Must Disclose Regulatory Status of Cryptocurrencies
Reading Time: < 1 minute The ESMA has recently reminded investment firms to lay out the regulatory status of their products, specifically emphasizing digital assets, amid the pending adoption of applicable laws.
Ripple CEO: Companies Will Leave US Due to Strict Crypto Regulation
Reading Time: < 1 minute Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of Ripple, has repeated his stance that American regulatory policies might drive crypto firms to relocate to other jurisdictions.
US Crypto Companies Are Moving to Bermuda Due to US Regulatory Environment
Reading Time: < 1 minute The increasingly stringent regulatory environment in the United States has prompted crypto companies to seek out jurisdictions with friendlier digital asset frameworks.
US State of Montana Introduces Bill to Protect Bitcoin Miners from Discriminatory Rates
Reading Time: < 1 minute Montana Governor Greg Gianforte has signed Senate Bill 178, prohibiting government interference in the activities of mining companies.
Circle CEO Attributes Decreasing USDC Market Cap to US Crackdown on Crypto
Reading Time: < 1 minute Jeremy Allaire, CEO of Circle, has stated that the recent regulatory crackdown by the United States has had an effect on the market capitalization of its stablecoin, USD Coin.
France to Accelerate Crypto Startups Registration
Reading Time: < 1 minute The French Financial Market Supervisory Commission (AMF) is exploring the possibility of expediting the registration of crypto firms.
UAE Regulator Starts Granting Licenses to Crypto Service Providers
Reading Time: < 1 minute All Crypto Service Providers (VASPs) operating within the UAE must apply and register with the SCA
Coinbase CEO: SEC’s Policy is Disastrous for US Financial Sector
Reading Time: < 1 minute The SEC’s regulatory policy on digital assets could negatively affect the financial position of the United States.
SEC Sends Wells Notice to Coinbase
Reading Time: < 1 minute Coinbase General Counsel has announced in a blog post that the notification they received from the SEC does not constitute a formal accusation or initiation of a lawsuit.
India Implements AML Laws to Cryptocurrencies
Reading Time: < 1 minute The Indian Ministry of Finance has extended anti-money laundering legislation to the digital currency market. This will help promote the transparency of crypto transactions and reduce the risk of criminal […]
Circle’s CEO Says SEC Should Not Regulate Stablecoins
Reading Time: < 1 minute Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire has urged the SEC not to regulate stablecoins as securities.
US Congressman Speaks Out Against Fed Control Over Digital Dollar
Reading Time: < 1 minute US Congressman Tom Emmer has spoken out against the Federal Reserve’s control over the proposed digital dollar.
Oman to Develop a Crypto Regulatory Framework
Reading Time: < 1 minute Oman plans to create a regulatory framework for the digital asset industry.
ECB: Banks Must Now Adhere to Basel Standards When Dealing with Cryptos
Reading Time: < 1 minute The ECB has just urged banks working with cryptocurrencies to adhere to the standards developed by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision.
MicroStrategy CEO Calls for Accelerating US Crypto Regulation
Reading Time: < 1 minute MicroStrategy CEO Michael Saylor believes the US authorities need to take steps to speed up the adoption of legislation on digital currencies.
Charlie Munger Asks US Authorities to Ban Crypto
Reading Time: < 1 minute Charlie Munger, Vice President of Berkshire Hathaway, believes that it is necessary to destroy Bitcoin, as according to him, investing in the asset is the same as gambling.
CFTC Chairman Advocates for an Accelerated Implementation of a Cryptocurrency Legislation
Reading Time: < 1 minute The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) plans to increase its control over the cryptocurrency industry.
White House Urges Congress to Intensify Crypto Regulation
Reading Time: < 1 minute The Biden administration has called on the US Congress to “intensify efforts” to oversee the digital asset market.
France to Introduce Interim Period Before Obtaining a License for Crypto Companies
Reading Time: < 1 minute The French National Assembly voted yesterday for a bill that introduces an interim period before obtaining a license.
Japanese Authorities: The Digital Currency Market Needs to be Tightened at a Global Level
Reading Time: < 1 minute The Japanese authorities believe control over the digital currency market needs to be tightened at global level.
Argentina’s Authorities Urge Citizens to Declare Their Crypto Holdings
Reading Time: < 1 minute The Ministry of Economy of Argentina has recently developed a bill that will encourage citizens to provide information about digital assets.
US Regulators Will Closely Observe Crypto Industry This Year
Reading Time: < 1 minute The US regulators, including the SEC, the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) and the IRS are cooperating in order to closely observe the crypto market this year.
Morocco Intends to Introduce a Crypto Bill
Reading Time: < 1 minute The Bank of Morocco plans to introduce its own digital currency regulation bill within the next few days.
Brazil’s Crypto Regulatory Law Receives Approval from President
Reading Time: < 1 minute Brazil’s President has just signed a bill to regulate the digital currency market.